Obama wins Maine caucuses

February 10, 2008 4:29:43 PM PST
Barack Obama has won the Maine Democratic caucuses. Obama grabbed a majority of delegates as the state's Democrats overlooked the snowy weather and turned out in heavy numbers for municipal gatherings.

With 70 percent of the participating precincts reporting, Obama leads in state delegates elected over Clinton, 1,564 to 1,122, with 17 uncommitted.